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by 1024MAK
10 Jul 2020 23:33
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings
Replies: 3
Views: 33

Re: Greetings

Hi Peter Welcome to our slice of Memotech :D Be sure to visit Andy’s site where you will find MEMU :D ETA: ahh, I see you have already found MEMU :lol: Also there is loads of stuff including manuals and technical documentation on Dave’s site :D And of course, don’t forget the host site of this forum...
by 1024MAK
17 Jun 2020 19:49
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: Another Home-Brew - Z180
Replies: 64
Views: 9783

Re: Another Home-Brew - Z180

👍 :D

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by 1024MAK
11 May 2020 00:10
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: Free Omega MSX 2 PCBs
Replies: 3
Views: 553

Re: Free Omega MSX 2 PCBs

Hi Lez

Yes please, I would like a set of Omega MSX 2 PCBs.

I’ll send a PM.

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by 1024MAK
08 May 2020 15:54
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: Printer replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 621

Re: Printer replacement

Yes, and for exactly the same reason, to keep the cost of the printer as low as possible. Why put expensive RAM in a printer when you can use existing RAM in the computer ;)

I was a poor student at the time, so my Atari STFM only ever had a Star LC10 connected to it.

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by 1024MAK
07 May 2020 00:40
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: Printer replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 621

Re: Printer replacement

Sounds like you know your stuff. I think the difficulty Rich was having, is trying to support so many different old computers and especially their graphical outputs. Then getting the printer driver to print a good representation on the modern printer. He also wants to support ZX81 and ZX Spectrum co...
by 1024MAK
06 May 2020 15:59
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: Printer replacement
Replies: 6
Views: 621

Re: Printer replacement

I ran across a reference to this in the Raspberry Pi forums. It might be of interest to anyone without a working Centronics printer. Yes, that’s exactly what the Retro-Printer Module is for. RWAP Software page about printers and printing Probably not too difficult for a hardware hacker to knock-up ...
by 1024MAK
19 Feb 2020 12:44
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: PCBs for Spectrum Clones
Replies: 17
Views: 2256

Re: PCBs for Spectrum Clones

That RC6502 Apple 1 Replica PCB looks very familiar... just like the one that I have recently been buying parts for...
I’ve not found the time to build it yet :-(

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by 1024MAK
11 Feb 2020 18:55
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: PCBs for Spectrum Clones
Replies: 17
Views: 2256

Re: PCBs for Spectrum Clones

Not that I have been paying much attention recently, but last year (or was it 2018) there was a moan about there being no published schematic for the Just CPC PCB. I recall on another forum, a member having difficulty fault finding it when it did not work.

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by 1024MAK
11 Feb 2020 00:42
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: PCBs for Spectrum Clones
Replies: 17
Views: 2256

Re: PCBs for Spectrum Clones

So, is anyone else ready to take up the challenge ? If only I had a time machine... :( Look away now if you don’t like violin 🎻 stories :mrgreen: Take today. I arrived home just after dawn (about 07:20) after working a night turn. And after letting the dogs out, went to sleep. Woke up in time to ge...
by 1024MAK
09 Feb 2020 23:00
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: PCBs for Spectrum Clones
Replies: 17
Views: 2256

Re: PCBs for Spectrum Clones

👍 :D

Mark